Submitted by: Dan Rich

Submitted by: Dan Rich


Evelyn M. Woodruff

July 16, 1907 - Oct. 3, 1995


South Bend Tribune 10/4/1995

SOUTH BEND - Evelyn M. Woodruff, 88, of Monroe Street, died at 4 a.m. Tuesday in Miller's Merry Manor, Plymouth. Mrs. Woodruff retired as a clerical worker for the YWCA, Bay City, Mich. She was born July 16, 1907, in Edinburg, Ind., and lived in South Bend since 1985.


On March 23, 1928, in Indianapolis, as Evelyn M. Cotton, she married Ray I. Woodruff. He died May 19, 1966. She is survived by two sons, William of Henderson, Nev., and Jack D. of Gaylord, Mich.; two grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth A. Simonel of South Bend and Phyllis Bowser of Indianapolis; and a brother, John Cotton of Indianapolis. She was a member of Sunnyside Presbyterian Church.


Memorial services will be held at a later date. Cremation will take place. Welsheimer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements